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Four Car Crash in Fairhaven

Fairhaven emergency personnel made quick work of clearing the scene of a four car crash on Route 6 in the town Wednesday afternoon.

Fairhaven Police Sergeant Michael Bouvier tells WBSM News it appears the accident took place around 1:30pm when an eastbound vehicle turning into the parking lot of Mike's Restaurant got in the way of a westbound car

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$15 Million Prize Claimed

The Massachusetts State Lottery has paid out $15 million for an instant scratch ticket win, but the ticket was not sold in Fairhaven.

The payout on the $30 "World Class Millions" instant game was presented to the BW

Jim Phillips/Townsquare Media
Jim Phillips/Townsquare Media

MassDOT Says Bridge Is Replaceable

Officials with the Massachusetts Department of Transportation say the $100 million estimate to replace the New Bedford-Fairhaven Bridge is not too far off.

MassDOT has begun a study which will result in recommended improvements to Route 6 between New Bedford and Fairhaven, with a heavy focus on the antiquated bridge

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Crash Scene at Route Six and Bridge St. in Fairhaven / Greg Desrosiers / TSM
Crash Scene at Route Six and Bridge St. in Fairhaven / Greg Desrosiers / TSM

Fairhaven Crash Sends Several People To Hospital

A two car collision in Fairhaven sends several people to the hospital. The crash happened Thursday around 5:20pm at Route Six and Bridge Street.

According to the Fairhaven Fire Department, two town ambulances responded to the scene

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TSM - Work has begun at Water and Union Street
TSM - Work has begun at Water and Union Street

Intersection Improvement Projects Underway In New Bedford

Its a busy time of the year for the Department of Public Infrastructure in New Bedford.

Commissioner Ron Labelle tells WBSM News, a number of intersection improvement projects are beginning, including one at the bottom of Union Street Downtown

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Popular Seafood Restaurant Closed By State

A popular Route Six seafood restaurant has closed at least for a few days, perhaps longer.

An official document posted on the front door of the Mattapoisett Chowder House says the restaurant has been seized for non-payment of taxes

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TSM - New Bedford Fairhaven Bridge
TSM - New Bedford Fairhaven Bridge

New Bedford-Fairhaven Bridge To Close For Two Weeks

The New Bedford Fairhaven bridge will be closed to motor vehicle traffic for a two week period beginning March 30th. 

The Department of Transportation says during that time, structural steel repairs will be made to the bridge's floor beams

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Woman Killed In Cape Pedestrian Accident

 

A woman walking on Route six in Yarmouth was struck by two motor vehicles on Saturday evening.  State Police say she was pronounced dead a short time later.

The 32-year-old Yarmouth Port woman was hit around 5 p.m. w

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Photo - Fairhaven Police Dept.
Photo - Fairhaven Police Dept.

Fairhaven Police Identify Bank Robbery Suspect

 

Fairhaven Police have obtained an arrest warrent for a suspect in the November 1st robbery at the Bank Five branch bank on Route 6. 

The suspect is identified as 39 year old Timothy Aadland.  S

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Police Investigate Fairhaven Bank Robbery

Fairhaven Police are investigating a bank robbery in town.  Sgt. Kevin Kobza says the robber entered the Bank 5 branch on Route Six just before noon-time on Friday...

  

Fairhaven Police have now released a photo of the suspect, entering the bank

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